Design & Branding Studio

Thrive in the world of business

Elevate your business + your brand

In order to succeed in today’s ever-changing world of business, your brand needs to get noticed, gain trust, and get results. Creative Groove offers a strategic, creative and affordable solution for all of your branding and website needs.

Creative solutions for brands & websites

You have talents the world needs. Now you need a professional brand & website to propel you forward.  

Are you paying the high price for not having a brand or an online presence that resonates with your ideal client?

missing OPPORTUNITIES?

Even though you have amazing skills, do you feel you are being overlooked and undervalued?

Feeling EMBARRASSed?

Do you cringe when a potentially great client asks to see your website or asks for your business card?

Slow Growth?

Do you feel your brand & website are working for you? Could your existing logo, visuals & website  be preventing you from reaching your next level of success? 

Get noticed. Gain trust. Get results.

focused on what matters

Working closely with you to help you achieve your goals.

 

Thrive in a changing world

COVID-19 has changed the world of business. It’s time to re-focus, re-group and re-strategize.  We need to adapt to survive.  Please call us if you want to discuss your ideas and brainstorm a solution.

stand out in A crowd

A brand is what differentiates you. Great brand & website design will increase perceived value of your offer, boost credibility, build trust & loyalty, and motivate people to buy from you.  

Making it Easy for You

 Creative Groove’s done-for-you, step-by-step process takes the overwhelm and stress off of you. Due to COVID-19, we are offering payment plans to break up the cost over an extended period of time.   

a system for success

How Our Process Works

Taking a strategic approach and working closely with you, we ensure our creative solutions meet your business goals and vision.

Step 1

Plan + Discover 

Clarity is key. We begin with a discovery call to explore where your business is at, and clarify your objectives and long-term vision. Then we’ll outline a plan to get you where you want to go.

Step 2

 Define + Create 

The phase is when the magic happens. You sit back while we get to work designing the look and feel for your vision. Concepts will then be presented to you, then refined until you are satisfied.

Step 3

Deliver + Engage

This is what you’ve been waiting for. Your brand identity is delivered and your website is launched. We’ll get on a call to hand over your files and teach you some tips & tricks, so you can seamlessly put your new brand to work.

Bringing Your Business & Brand to Life

about creative groove

Supporting purpose-driven professionals in achieving their goals.  

“Seeing clients inspired by their new brand identities and motivated to reach their goals faster makes my work very rewarding.” 

Brenda Hanna, Owner, Strategist & Designer

I enjoy guiding business owners who, like yourself, are ready to elevate their businesses and brands to the next level.

Over the past 20+ years I’ve worked on a vast array of projects with both large corporations and first-time entrepreneurs. I’ve had a lot of conversations and translated many unclear ideas into clear and effective visual brand identities.

Creative Groove is a small, well-established Calgary-based studio that takes the time to understand your needs, while respecting your budget and timelines. Innovation, creativity and strategic thinking are our most valuable assets. With these essential elements we produce effective marketing materials that embrace your company’s brand values and enhance your business performance. 

Let’s take your business farther than you ever imagined.

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How We Can Work Together 

essentials package

Brand + Website

Consider this a Business-to-Go. In just a few weeks you will have a purposeful brand & website that works when you don’t. 

This solution is for you if...
  • You’re serious about your business goals and know you need an professional brand and online presence succeed.
  • You’re not sure where to start, so you looking for a strategy.    
  • You are busy trying to grow your business and need someone to take the lead.   
  • Budgets and time are tight. 
Includes:

3 Step Strategy:

  • Starts with discovery calls a process with calls + questionnaires and support to move the process along smoothly

Small brand package:

  • 4 logos concepts to chose from
  • Branding guidelines pdf: outlining logo, colour + font suggestions for chosen logo 

One – four page website:

  • Built on WordPress 
  • Mobile-friendly design
  • Content structure and positioning 
  • Could be a landing page designed to reflect your unique offer
  • Could include information about you and your business, product and service highlights, a newsletter signup, client reviews, contact form and links to social media platforms
  • 2 days of unlimited refinements
  • Live video walkthrough for handing it over 
  • 2 social media graphics for promoting your new brand + website  
  • includes 3 hours of content editing additional content writing is 

Website content package

(Optional but recommended).

Trained in the “StoryBrand” method for content writing. This approach to clarify messaging and structuring  websites is show to effectively resonate with your ideal client and lead them to action.    

Time frame:

4 to 8 weeks. Booking for May & June, 2020

investment:

Pricing starts at $2,800 CDN. Website design Price based on content provided by client. 

$4,000 CDN. Includes: Brand, Website design plus content writing

Pricing adjusted down if content is provided  

reBrandinG package

Elevate Your Brand + Business

Ready for professional branding to elevate your business? Is it time for your brand to be transformed and connect with your ideal clients?

This solution is for if:
  • You’ve established your business and are recognized for your services and skills, but the current brand is really lagging behind. It’s out of date and ineffective.
  • It’s time to pivot. Repositioning in a market is imperative to increase sales and look relevant in the fast-paced world of business.
  • You need someone to lead you through a rebranding process, outline a strategy, and effectively position you within your ideal market.  
Includes:

Phase 1 – Discovery Process: Guide you through a in-person/online workshop to dive into some where your at in your business, trouble spots and where your going

Phase 2 – Research: test    

Phase 3 – Creative: 

Elite brand package
Branding board displaying intended look and feel, Logo, colour + font guidelines document

 

Time frame:

4 to 6 weeks. Booking for April to May, 2020

creative concierge

Ongoing Service + Support

Monthly support for your ongoing needs. Focus on what you do best and let us lead the way with creative.

This solution is for you if...
  • You’re busy managing your company day-to-day so your task list is long enough.
  • You need reliable ongoing support to ensure your brand integrity is intact on all your materials & platforms.
  •  It’s more cost and time efficient for you to outsource to a experienced professional. 
Includes:
  • Engagement – setup & management of newsletter design, content, graphics, audiences
  • Website + landing page maintenance 
  • Social platform management  
  • Print design + management
  • Presentations 
Time frame:

4 to 6 weeks. Booking for 2020

investment:

Pricing is based on scope of work & hours required per month. Call for more info.

Don’t miss another opportunity

Whether you’ve been in business for a year or decades, your brand needs to be relevant to connect with your audience. 

 

Projects

Satisfied Clients

Ongoing Projects

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Some Praise from our Clients 

“Brenda’s intuitive ability & experience is what built the perfect visual identity to enhance my business’s brand. Brenda knows how to communicate and coach me in finding the right direction and keeping an open mind to the process. I would not have the success I have today without her ongoing support.”

Laura Atherton

Owner, Your Certain & Efficient Property Assistants

“I highly recommend Brenda and Creative Groove if you are looking for a thoughtful, detail-oriented professional. Her ability to listen to her clients, then create the brand identity and re-imagine is into various social media platforms that matches their vision and captures the client’s purpose and personality makes for a stress free, creative experience.”

Vinny Gibson

Owner, Sunflower Transitions Consulting

“Working with Brenda was a delight. Within a short period of time, we were able to design a concept that aligned with the nature of my business. I hope you choose Creative Groove when wanting to build your branding.”

Ann Zee

Owner, Holistic Institute of Health & Fertility

“I appreciate the guidance of Brenda at Creative Groove. She took the lead and transitioned me from retirement (from the corporate world) to setting me up with a brand, website and built me an audience on linkedIn. I recommend Brenda if you need a trusted guide through a transition from the corporate world to entrepreneurship.”

Dennis McConaghy

Owner, Dialogues on Canadian Energy

“Brenda was incredibly professional, innovative, and collaborative in navigating me through the corporate branding protocols. She delivered marketing collateral that has set my business apart from the crowd.”

Michael Kolodnicki

Raymond James

“The work of Creative Groove always attracts more attention and thus more sales. She makes us look like a bigger company because of the image we project.”

Rae Dunphy

Owner, Rae Dunphy Aromatics

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Portfolio

A Sample of Design Work

This is only a small sample of our work. If you would like to see more design projects or a sample within a specific industry, please connect.

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Bring Your Business + Brand to Life

First, let’s chat. See if I’m a good fit for you and you for me.
We can discuss your business goals & dreams, timeline and clarify any questions you may have.

Phone / Text:  403-608-8184

How can we assist?

Thrive in the ever-changing world of business.

Get noticed. Gain trust. get results.